Identity's ultimate value to enterprise security lies in its ability to provide contextual aspects for date and resource protection, such as who is accessing what, from where, and with what kind of credential.
John Fontana's blog traverses the evolving digital identity landscape and its intersection with the cloud, compliance, audit, privacy, mobile computing, API integration and security.
John Fontana is a journalist focusing on authentication, identity, privacy and security issues. Currently, he is the Identity Evangelist for strong authentication vendor Yubico, where he also blogs about industry issues and standards work, including the FIDO Alliance.
How is mobility changing the game for enterprise IT.
IT needs to address mobility as an architecture issue and consider a myriad of technology, infrastructure and policy decisions, so said Gartner during the opening of its annual Catalyst Conference.
The push is officially under way to create an identity layer for the Internet that promises to secure online transactions. It's a lofty goal with many challenges.
A group of graphic design students were curious, if they simply asked people to hand over their passwords would they do it. And "Trust Me, It's Art" was born.
Is the "Epic Hack" the shot heard 'round the cloud?
Nearly 15 years after founding SuperGroups.com, Mark Weinstein is back with Sgrouples and says it’s time privacy becomes the hallmark of social networking.
LinkedIn executives reveal on quarterly earnings call just what the June theft of 6.5 million passwords cost the company in forensic work and on-going security updates.
After admitting that its service was breached, Dropbox says it will offer two-factor authentication. Is it the answer to the issue or the start of a new round of questions?
The Electronic Frontier Foundation is using an interactive Twitter tool that has opponents to the Cybersecurity Act of 2012 flooding the Twitter accounts of U.S. senators.